Accessibility

Board cuts Iowa cities paratransit funds

Posted on March 11, 2013

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The Johnson County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved an FY 2014 budget that will reduce county dollars that communities use to fund their use of the SEATS paratransit service, according to the Iowa City Press-Citizen.

Iowa City’s amount will be cut by about $360,000 while lowering the funding to Coralville by more than $100,000, as of July 1. The board, however, expressed an openness to continue paratransit discussion. For the full story, click here.

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